The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Java Developer
Rank 816 849 793
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 92 80 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.066% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.070% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 82 61 69
Average salary £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,000 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105077 114312 105347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.60% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85966 92614 87650
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 88 £25,500 +2.00% 17
South East +26 22 £23,375 -6.50% 3
London +23 19 £30,500 +10.90% 3
East of England - 15 £24,000 - 4
North West +13 14 £27,000 +20.00% 3
Manchester +13 13 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Southampton - 10 £22,500 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £22,500 - 1
Essex - 8 £24,000 - 3
City of London +21 7 £30,500 +1.66% 2
Chelmsford - 7 £24,000 - 3
Bristol +2 5 £26,000 -7.96% 2
Leeds -3 5 - -
West Yorkshire -5 5 - -
Yorkshire -16 5 - -
South West -21 5 £26,000 +0.97% 2
East Midlands +19 4 £26,000 +8.33% 2
West Sussex +12 4 £20,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -7 4 £22,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £27,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £26,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £26,000 -
Scotland +21 3 £27,500 -
Surrey +15 3 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Norfolk - 3 £22,500 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £22,000 -
Norwich - 3 £22,500 -
Oxford +14 2 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Oxfordshire +14 2 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Glasgow +13 2 £27,500 -

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title.

1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (64.67%) Degree
3 70 (41.92%) SQL
4 63 (37.72%) JavaScript
5 59 (35.33%) HTML
6 57 (34.13%) Spring
7 54 (32.34%) Computer Science
8 46 (27.54%) Software Engineering
9 43 (25.75%) CSS
10 39 (23.35%) J2EE
11 37 (22.16%) Hibernate
12 31 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (18.56%) Tomcat
13 28 (16.77%) Finance
14 27 (16.17%) Linux
15 26 (15.57%) E-Commerce
16 24 (14.37%) MySQL
17 23 (13.77%) JSP
18 22 (13.17%) .NET
18 22 (13.17%) MVC
19 21 (12.57%) Oracle
20 20 (11.98%) SQL Server
21 18 (10.78%) UNIX
21 18 (10.78%) Web Services
22 15 (8.98%) Maven
22 15 (8.98%) XML
23 14 (8.38%) PHP
23 14 (8.38%) Eclipse
23 14 (8.38%) JBoss
23 14 (8.38%) MS Excel

Graduate Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (18.56%) Tomcat
2 14 (8.38%) JBoss
3 11 (6.59%) Apache
4 10 (5.99%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.20%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.60%) SAS
6 1 (0.60%) Liferay
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (8.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) Broadband
2 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) NFC
3 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.37%) MySQL
2 20 (11.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.40%) DB2
3 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.60%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.60%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Maven
2 14 (8.38%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.99%) JUnit
4 7 (4.19%) Ant
5 4 (2.40%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.80%) Mockito
7 2 (1.20%) Subversion
7 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.20%) jMock
8 1 (0.60%) TestLink
8 1 (0.60%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.60%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.60%) Gradle
General
1 28 (16.77%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Banking
3 6 (3.59%) Advertising
4 4 (2.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.80%) Back Office
5 3 (1.80%) Electronics
5 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.33%) HTML
2 57 (34.13%) Spring
3 43 (25.75%) CSS
4 39 (23.35%) J2EE
5 37 (22.16%) Hibernate
6 23 (13.77%) JSP
7 22 (13.17%) .NET
8 18 (10.78%) Web Services
9 15 (8.98%) XML
10 13 (7.78%) Ajax
11 10 (5.99%) Spring MVC
12 9 (5.39%) Servlets
12 9 (5.39%) REST
13 8 (4.79%) Struts
14 7 (4.19%) Apache Flex
14 7 (4.19%) jQuery
14 7 (4.19%) JPA
14 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET
14 7 (4.19%) AngularJS
15 6 (3.59%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 54 (32.34%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.99%) Client/Server
2 10 (5.99%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.99%) Open Source
5 3 (1.80%) iPad
5 3 (1.80%) iPhone
5 3 (1.80%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.80%) Physics
5 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.80%) User Experience
6 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.20%) Kindle
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) DTV
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.17%) Linux
2 18 (10.78%) UNIX
3 4 (2.40%) Android
4 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.54%) Software Engineering
2 31 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.57%) E-Commerce
4 22 (13.17%) MVC
5 13 (7.78%) OO
6 8 (4.79%) OOD
6 8 (4.79%) Web Development
7 7 (4.19%) TDD
8 5 (2.99%) Project Management
8 5 (2.99%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (2.40%) Web Application Development
9 4 (2.40%) Unit Testing
10 3 (1.80%) Android Development
10 3 (1.80%) iOS Development
10 3 (1.80%) Automated Testing
11 2 (1.20%) DevOps
11 2 (1.20%) Analytics
11 2 (1.20%) RDF
11 2 (1.20%) OOA/OOD
12 1 (0.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (41.92%) SQL
3 63 (37.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.38%) PHP
5 13 (7.78%) C#
6 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.19%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (3.59%) C++
9 4 (2.40%) Python
9 4 (2.40%) Scala
10 3 (1.80%) Ruby
10 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.60%) XQuery
12 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 108 (64.67%) Degree
2 9 (5.39%) PhD
3 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.59%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) Oracle
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
3 3 (1.80%) ATG
4 2 (1.20%) Sybase
5 1 (0.60%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Flexible Hours, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + FAB BENEFITS + PERKS
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago